These button crafts are such fun, pretty, and easy-to-make bracelet craft ideas. Your preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,and 4th graders will love how they can turn this button craft for kids into a fun kids friendship bracelets. Whether they use buttons and pipe cleaners to make matching bracelets, a gift for a friend, or fun summer activity for kids – this is a great addition to your summer bucket list for kids.
This simple button craft for kids is so pretty and perfect to add to your kids summer bucket list. Use this summer craft for kids with for preschoolers, kindergarteners, grade 1, grade 2, and grade 3 students. All you need is 5 minutes and 2 simple materials to make these button crafts. This button craft idea is perfect for making friendship bracelent crafts or a fun, quick craft for summer camps, summer preschool activities, and more!
Summer Craft for Kids
This is such a simple, easy, and perfect summer craft for kids. All you need area 2 things:
- pipe cleaners (any color)
- cute buttons like these flower buttons, boy buttons, whatever kind your kids like
Button Crafts for Kids
Thread the pip cleaner form the back of the button through to the front and then back down again through the other side.
Bracelet craft ideas
Isn’t this beautiful! It is so simple that even younger kids can do it, but makes such a beautiful bracelet that kids of all ages will love making this pretty summer craft.
Flower Craft for Kids
This makes such a beautiful flower craft for kids!
Kids friendship bracelets
Simply twist ends of pipe cleaner together to make the perfectly sized easy bracelet craft for kids.
You can seamlessly make your project bigger to make a necklace or crown by putting together 2-3 pipe cleaners. Put one pipe cleaner from top to bottom of one hole and a separate pipe cleaner through other button hole top to bottom. twist the two ends on the bottom and press like above.
Summer Bucket List
Continue threading flower buttons until you have enough to go around your neck or head and then twist together the same way you added a pipe cleaner for a seamless project.
This project was a huge hit with my kids from ages 3-10 years old!
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